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800 unionists are expected to join collective action The labor union of IKEA Korea announced that it is scheduled to go on a four-day strike beginning on Dec. 24 to protest against low wages and arbitrary working hours. Union leaders recently...
Suspicions rise over gaming giant’s future Nexon founder Kim Jung-ju passed away at age 54 in Hawaii of the United States on Feb. 28, according to the global gaming giant on March 2. The company did not disclose an exact cause...
Japanese apparel maker shuts down shops in downtown Seoul Uniqlo is closing down stores in Seoul, which leads to speculation that the Japanese clothing retailer reduces its operation in Korea amid Korean consumers’ boycott of made-in-Japan products. Uniqlo recently said that...
Korean startup included in FT ranking of 500 AP high-growth firms The Financial Times picks a total of 500 companies in the Asia-Pacific region with the highest growth potentials every year, and South Korea’s 42Maru joined the list in 2022. The...
How long corporate partnership continues Delta Air Lines has purchased a 4.3 percent stake in Hanjin-KAL, the holding company of Hanjin Group that owns Korea’s flagship carrier Korean Air. In addition, the U.S. carrier has vowed to increase its stake to...
Top premium outlet starts 'Grand Shopping Vacation' Shinsegae Simon has launched a summer event, dubbed “Grand Shopping Vacation” on July 17 to offer various benefits to its customers over the next two weeks. The Seoul-based outfit said that the half-month event,...
Delegates from 18 countries take part in ceremony Representatives from 18 countries congratulated on the launch of the Global Hydrogen Industrial Association Alliance (GHIAA), which took place in Seoul on May 25. The followings are the remarks from 11 representatives...
Korean defense giant gets upside potentials in the United States Hanwha Defense announced on Oct. 11 that its unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) would join the U.S. Army’s competitive field test and evaluation program. The UGV, codenamed Arion-SMET, was selected as one...
Hyosung make splash in the U.S. market This is the final of a four-part series highlighting Hyosung Group's global businesses. _ ED. Hyosung TNS, an info-tech subsidiary of Korea’s Hyosung Group, is ruling the automated teller machine (ATM) market of the...
Missha producer racks up yearly profit Able C&C, which runs popular South Korean cosmetics brand Missha, successfully turned around last year by swinging back to profitability on the back of stellar performances in offshore markets. The Seoul-based company recently said that...

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